How to butt-weld aluminium alloy sheet to create a seamless joint in a body panel. This process is used in making large complex shaped panels from segments as well as fitting a repair panel into an existing bodyshell.
How to form a shallow double-curvature shaped panel using the wheeling machine. How to smooth and adjust a deeply shaped double curvature-panel that has been initially formed using a mallet and wooden block. How to form a reverse double-curvature shaped panel.
How to shape aluminium alloy sheet to form a vehicle body panel that is an inconsistent double-curvature shape.
How to butt-weld aluminium alloy sheet to create a seamless joint in a body panel. This process is used...
How to form a shallow double-curvature shaped panel using the wheeling machine. How to smooth and adjust...
How to shape aluminium alloy sheet to form a vehicle body panel that is an inconsistent double-curvature...
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